(KMOV) – Nine businesses in Chesterfield Valley were ticketed on Black Friday starting at midnight for being open.
Officials say that Chesterfield has a city ordinance that prohibits retail stores from being open 24 hours.
According to authorities, all stores were contacted and notified of the ordinance.
A spokesperson for Target said on Friday that the Chesterfield Valley location was issued a citation for opening at midnight. That spokesperson would not disclose any other information such as how much the fine was for or why the store did not obey the ordinance after receiving the warning.